Remission of hemineglect and anosognosia during vestibular stimulation

Stefano Cappa, Roberto Sterzi, Giuseppe Vallar, Edoardo Bisiach

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Abstract

The effects of vestibular stimulation on extrapersonal and personal neglect and on awareness of disease were investigated in four patients with severe neglect and anosognosia. Neglect phenomena improved in all patients, while an effect on anosognosia was found in two cases. These preliminary findings indicate a possible role of vestibular stimulation on hemispheric activation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)775-782
Number of pages8
JournalNeuropsychologia
Volume25
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1987

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Neuropsychology and Physiological Psychology

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